239 episodes

A wild card is an uncontrollable or unpredictable element. And that is the namesake of our Podcast: a conversation between three friends who find themselves on a journey to wherever. We begin with a destination in mind, but our travels are full of twists, turns, and tangents upon tangents. And therein lies the fun.... or so we hope.

The Wild Card Podcast Ron Blair, Jeff Curtis, and Jared Eaton

    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 18 Ratings

A wild card is an uncontrollable or unpredictable element. And that is the namesake of our Podcast: a conversation between three friends who find themselves on a journey to wherever. We begin with a destination in mind, but our travels are full of twists, turns, and tangents upon tangents. And therein lies the fun.... or so we hope.

    The Wild Cards Bust the Blocks

    The Wild Cards Bust the Blocks

    Welcome to The Wild Card Podcast!  This is episode 276 of our attempt at this whole podcasting thing!! Today's episode features: Jared Eaton waking up and choosing violence, Jeff Curtis craving a podcast, and Ron Blair exposing himself!! Throughout the episode, you'll hear the three of us discuss such varied topics as: the way this podcast is about Ape-Men, a Tasty Commercial, TFP Films' exciting news, how impossible The Turning of the Screw is to understand, a Titanic Bit, and occasionally we part from our tangents to discuss the filmography of Steven Spielberg!! This week, Ron takes the guys through Spielberg's early years, his greatest successes, and some of his films that weren't as successful!!  Join us on this journey to wherever and we're sure you'll never be in the Minority (Report) when you listen to our Blockbuster of a Podcast!!!

    Please like/subscribe and leave comments below! Let us know your thoughts on Spielberg, your favorite movies he's directed, how your Halloween was, if you're going to see It's a Wonderful Life or Clue at the PAC, positivity chains (encourage one another!), any future reports you'd like us to do, and if you are interested in being an official Deckhead!

    P.S.  “I dream for a living. Once a month the sky falls on my head, I come to, and I see another movie I want to make."
    ~  Steven Spielberg

    P.P.S. Stay Safe, Stay Wild, and Bite the Edge!

    • 1 hr 57 min
    The Wild Cards Walk into a (Candy) Bar

    The Wild Cards Walk into a (Candy) Bar

    Apologies in advance for the poor audio in this week's episode.  For some reason, Jared's microphone decided not to work, but we hope you will still enjoy the episode!

    Welcome to The Wild Card Podcast!  This is episode 275 of our attempt at this whole podcasting thing!! Today's episode features: Jared Eaton throwing candy in the face of the plebians, Jeff Curtis having no voice, and Ron Blair celebrating Columbus Day!! Throughout the episode, you'll hear the three of us discuss such varied topics as: the way this podcast is about gathering around, a Horrifying Commercial, our favorite production of Misery that HCP is currently putting on, where in the world Hannah Bowman is, great balls of fruit, going walking after midnight, and occasionally we part from our tangents to discuss the history of candy bars!! This week, Jeff takes the guys through the origin of candy, some of the early pioneers of the industry, and some tasty tidbits about your favorite bars!!  Join us on this journey to wherever and we're sure you'll never be horrified when you listen to our 99% Dolphin Free Podcast!!!

    Please like/subscribe and leave comments below! Let us know your thoughts on candy bars, your top 5 favorites, if you've seen HCP's production of Misery, if you'd rather Dutch or Conch, positivity chains (encourage one another!), any future reports you'd like us to do, and if you are interested in being an official Deckhead!

    P.S.  “Sometimes I think that the one thing I love most about being an adult is the right to buy candy whenever and wherever I want."
    ~  Ryan Gosling

    P.P.S. Stay Safe, Stay Wild, and Bite the Edge!

    • 1 hr 46 min
    The Wild Cards Face the Ultimate Movie Challenge

    The Wild Cards Face the Ultimate Movie Challenge

    Welcome to The Wild Card Podcast!  This is episode 274 of our attempt at this whole podcasting thing!! Today's episode features: Jared Eaton escaping the Goat-man, Jeff  Curtis watching all of WKRP in Cincinnati, Ron Blair only listening to Convoy, and special guest: Aaron Taylor!! Throughout the episode, you'll hear the four of us discuss such varied topics as: the way this podcast is about keepin on keeping on, a Commercial that is a real nightmare, our favorite Stephen King adaptations currently being put on at the Hardin County Playhouse (Come check out Misery!), our favorite haunted attractions, and occasionally we part from our tangents to...... jeez, I don't know how to tell you this, but it's another round of the Ultimate Challenge.....(but with movies this time!!!!). This week, Jared asks the questions and...at times, Jeff, Ron, and Aaron give correct answers with lots of merriment ensuing!  Join us on this journey to wherever and we're sure you'll find a real blockbuster that as you listen to our most Trivial of Podcasts!!!
    Please like/subscribe and leave comments below! Let us know your thoughts on our Ultimate Movie Challenge, your favorite questions, how well you did, if you're going to come check out Misery at HCP, what we should do for our 300th episode, positivity chains (encourage one another!), any future reports you'd like us to do, and if you, like Lexie Anderson, the Queen of Homecomings, are interested in being an official Deckhead!

    P.S.  “I think cinema, movies, and magic have always been closely associated."
    ~ Francis Ford Coppola

    • 2 hr 8 min
    The Wild Cards are Thrilled with this List

    The Wild Cards are Thrilled with this List

    Welcome to The Wild Card Podcast!  This is episode 273 of our attempt at this whole podcasting thing!! Today's episode features: Jared Eaton staying clean, Jeff Curtis defending Devo, and Ron Blair thinking about cheese!! Throughout the episode, you'll hear the three of us discuss such varied topics as: the way this podcast is about mayhem, a Corny Commercial, stealing from the best, a podcast of the Corn, Truth and *Could, and occasionally we part from our tangents to discuss a ranking of the 75 greatest Horror Movies of all time!! This week, Ron takes the guys through the Thrillist article and facilitates a discussion of horrors vs thrillers, best movies vs most important movies, and generally argue about how terrible the list is!!  Join us on this journey to wherever and we're sure you'll never be horrified when you listen to our high ranking Podcast!!!

    Please like/subscribe and leave comments below! Let us know your thoughts on this ranking, your top ten best horror movies, if you've seen Truth or Could, if you'd be interested in us doing an episode on what we think the best horror movies of all time are, positivity chains (encourage one another!), any future reports you'd like us to do, and if you are interested in being an official Deckhead!

    P.S.  “Unfathomable to mere mortals is the lore of fiends."
    ~  Nathaniel Hawthorne - Young Goodman Brown

    P.P.S. Stay Safe, Stay Wild, and Bite the Edge!

    • 1 hr 35 min
    The Wild Cards Whip it (Good)

    The Wild Cards Whip it (Good)

    Welcome to The Wild Card Podcast!  This is episode 272 of our attempt at this whole podcasting thing!! Today's episode features: Jared Eaton eating squirrel, Jeff Curtis bringing corn, and Ron Blair hiding hotdogs!! Throughout the episode, you'll hear the three of us discuss such varied topics as: the way this podcast is about a discussion about ice cream, a ricket-y Commercial, Corn, Fiats and footlong buns, grazing the top ten, getting rankled, and occasionally we part from our tangents to learn about Devo!! This week, Jeff teaches the other guys about the formation of the band, their rise to infamy, and their resurgence!!  Join us on this journey to wherever and we're sure you'll never feel whipped when you listen to our Cone-headed Podcast!!!

    Please like/subscribe and leave comments below! Let us know your thoughts on Devo, your favorite Devo songs, your favorite application of corn, if you are excited to see Ron's films and/or Jared on stage, positivity chains (encourage one another!), any future reports you'd like us to do, and if you are interested in being an official Deckhead!

    P.S.  “Monkey men all in business suits; Teachers and critics all dance the poot:
    Are we not men?
    We are Devo
    Are we not men?
    D-E-V-O
    ~ Jocko Homo - Devo

    P.P.S. Stay Safe, Stay Wild, and Bite the Edge!

    • 1 hr 42 min
    The Wild Cards Go for a Run

    The Wild Cards Go for a Run

    Welcome to The Wild Card Podcast!  This is episode 271 of our attempt at this whole podcasting thing!! Today's episode features: Jared Eaton knowing all the sports from 2005-2010, Jeff Curtis live and in primetime, Ron Blair having a nightmare, and The Playmaker: Hannah Bowman!! Throughout the episode, you'll hear the four of us discuss such varied topics as: the way this podcast is about how we feel in this mother, our greatest athletic achievements, lightly humming Beatles tunes, John Carpenter's The Thing, testicle spectacles, and occasionally we part from our tangents to learn about The Barkley Marathons!! This week, Jared and Hannah teach the guys about incredible sporting achievements, records, and the true story of The Barkley Marathons!!  Join us on this journey to wherever and we're sure you'll never run yourself ragged as you listen to our Record-Breaking Podcasts!!!
    Please like/subscribe and leave comments below! Let us know how you did on the trivia, which sporting record or achievement you found most impressive, your thoughts on The Barkley Marathons, how excited you are to see Hannah and Ron's films, positivity chains (encourage one another!), any future reports you'd like us to do, and if you are interested in being an official Deckhead!

    P.S.  “In running, it doesn’t matter whether you come in first, in the middle of the pack, or last. You can say, ‘I have finished.’ There is a lot of satisfaction in that.”
    ~ Fred Lebow, New York City Marathon co-founder
    P.P.S. Stay Safe, Stay Wild, and Bite the Edge!

    • 1 hr 51 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

Jsmithsano ,

5 stars

Love the podcast and the journey each episode provides. Hilarious, unabashed, and honest.

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Bite The Edge

Always entertaining, witty and unexpected!

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